Canada remembers-- the British Commonwealth Air Training Program: V32-90/2000E-PDF
"When the Second World War broke out in 1939, Canada was an ocean away from the scene of the fighting inEurope. But geographical distance did not mean that Canada would not play an important role in the struggle to restore peace. One of the first and most important contributions our country would make to the war effort would be the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (BCATP). Under a deal signed in 1939, Canada agreed to provide facilities and training for airmen from every part of the Commonwealth"--Introd.
|Department/Agency||Veterans Affairs Canada.|
|Title||Canada remembers-- the British Commonwealth Air Training Program|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
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|Note||Caption title. Published also in French under title: Le Canada se souvient-- le Programme d'entraînement aérien du Commonwealth britannique.|
|Number of Pages||2 p. :|
|Subject Terms||World War, 1939-1945, Military aviation|
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